The Lehigh River was recently featured in Eastern Fly Fishing (Volume 7, Number 6, November/December 2011) in an article by Beau Beasley aptly named, “Lehigh River, PA – Understanding an Underated Fishery”. And underated it is. The Lehigh River flows for over 100 miles through Pennsylvania and serves as the largest tributary to the Delaware…

 

The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has been stocking fingerling rainbow and brown trout throughout the Lehigh River for a few years now. In the spring of 2009 the PFBC initiated a study to determine the contribution of hatchery fingerling trout stocking to angler catch from the Francis E Walter outflow to confluence Sandy…